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X-ray measurements and protection, 1913-1964

Lauriston Sale Taylor

X-ray measurements and protection, 1913-1964

the role of the National Bureau of Standards and the National Radiological Organizations

by Lauriston Sale Taylor

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Commerce, National Bureau of Standards, For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O. in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ionizing radiation -- Measurement.,
  • X-rays -- Safety measures.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Lauriston S. Taylor ; assisted by W. Reeves Tilley.
    SeriesNBS special publication -- 625.
    ContributionsTilley, W. Reeves., United States. National Bureau of Standards.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationviii, 377 p.
    Number of Pages377
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16009969M


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